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Against the Wall 

A family drama set in Chicago following policewoman who causes a rift with her three cop brothers when she decides to join the department's Internal Affairs division.

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Annie Brunner
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Rachael Carpani ...  Abby Kowalski 13 episodes, 2011
Kathy Baker ...  Sheila Kowalski 13 episodes, 2011
Marisa Ramirez ...  Lina Flores 13 episodes, 2011
Brandon Quinn ...  Richie Kowalski 13 episodes, 2011
Mayko Nguyen ...  Mackie Phan 13 episodes, 2011
Andrew W. Walker ...  John Brody 13 episodes, 2011
Chris Johnson ...  Danny Mitchell 13 episodes, 2011
Treat Williams ...  Don Kowalski 13 episodes, 2011
Daniel Kash ...  Lieutenant Papadol 12 episodes, 2011
Steve Byers ...  Steve Kowalski 10 episodes, 2011
James Thomas ...  Donnie Kowalski 9 episodes, 2011
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A family drama set in Chicago following policewoman who causes a rift with her three cop brothers when she decides to join the department's Internal Affairs division.

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31 July 2011 (USA) See more »

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26 September 2011 | by nowegoSee all my reviews

I have been watching this since the beginning, coming from Australia I have to download this show and I look forward to it each week.

I have been a big fan of Treat Williams since he starred in DB Cooper many years ago, so seeing a show with him in is a bonus for me even if he is just a bit part.

The show revolves around a family of cops, similar to Blue Bloods, but only in that regard. Abby is the only daughter of the family and she joins Internal Affairs because that is the only detective posting available. This is much to the disgust of her brothers and father, but they get over it as they love their sibling more than they hate IA.

While some of the scraps she and her partner, a pregnant Lina get into are a bit over the top, it is still mostly believable and very entertaining. The show is a police show that adds a lot of family drama and I enjoy watching it very much and recommend it. I look forward to this being on air for a long time to come.

8 out of 10 for me.


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